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3 Things to Consider as a Filmmaker When Creating Your Own Wedding Questionnaire

Filmmaker Education

Last night we wrapped up our 5th and final Facebook Live! We’ve taken you inside different areas of the backend of our business – from pricing, to marketing, to how we use Facebook, and contracts and finally – last night we talked all about questionnaires and how we utilize them to enhance our storytelling. Utilizing Continue Reading

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Dear Monday

February 12, 2018

Dear Monday, It’s rainy outside. That pretty much conveys how I feel today ✌🏻 Dear Things I’ve Been Loving Lately, This book, this dinner, this makeup bag! Dear Babies, I lovuhya! My best friend had her baby, Klara Joy, last week and Ty and I got to be there the day she was born. What a sweet Continue Reading

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3 Things You May Be Missing in Your Wedding Filmmaking Contract

Filmmaker Education

Contracts. I remember this being one of the hardest things to nail down once Ty and I started running the business together. Like, what do you actually put in one? Where should you look for a reputable lawyer that isn’t going to nickel and dime you in every way – but, also understands the niche Continue Reading

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Keswick Vineyards Wedding Videography | Paul + Ashleigh

Full Feature Wedding Film

They fell in love quite quickly. After a serendipitous meeting in a restaurant in DC where they spent the night talking about their mutual love for national parks and the redemptive nature of God – they knew that their first meeting would not be their last. In fact, Ashleigh told her Mom that night that Continue Reading

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Dear Monday

February 5, 2018

Dear Monday, I’m grateful you came with a dose of sunshine because I woke up with a case of the “Mondays”✌🏻  Dear Coffee, I’m sure it’s not news to you guys that Ty and I are kinda coffee snobs. Our new thing is espresso since Ty got a fancy new machine for Christmas. Yesterday, Ty Continue Reading

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Facebook for Wedding Filmmakers

Filmmaker Education

Just a few weeks ago on January 11, Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook was going to start prioritizing person-to-person interaction in your newsfeed over businesses. He said that in the coming months, you’d be seeing less business posts and more person-to-person posts. #cool That’s one way to start an motivational blog post about how Facebook Continue Reading

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Female Filmmakers + The Creative at Heart Conference

Filmmaker Education

In the Fall of 2014 I remember getting an email from Kat Schmoyer. She had a crazy dream and wanted to know if we’d be interested in filming the whole thing come to life. Her dream was the Creative at Heart Conference. She envisioned a place where like-minded creatives could come together and build purposeful, Continue Reading

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Dear Monday

January 29, 2018

Dear Monday, I prayed that the Lord would wake me up early this morning and help me reset this crazy sleeping pattern I’ve fallen into lately. I woke up early alright…now here’s to hoping I can stay awake throughout the day 😂 Also, for those who need a follow up from last weeks whippin’ and nae naeing Continue Reading

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3 Things to Consider When Marketing as a Wedding Filmmaker

Filmmaker Education

Marketing is crucial to any business, but especially to home-grown entrepreneurial businesses that have a need to find a specific clientele. Wedding filmmaking is a niche. It’s a specialized service targeting very specific clients – brides + grooms. The great thing is you know who you’re looking for, but sometimes, the hardest part is knowing Continue Reading

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Dear Monday

January 22, 2018

Dear Monday, You are a good day to have a good day. Let’s do this! Dear Snow, I know you made your presence known last week with a “light dusting” around RVA. But, (even for this warm weather loving soul) I’d love to see you show just one more time before winter is over. However, Continue Reading

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